Wisdom teeth are molars that are found in the back of your mouth that usually emerge in your late teens. Wisdom teeth are commonly poorly aligned and don’t have enough space to grow properly, which damages the surrounding teeth and causes pain and infections. This is why most people need to have their wisdom teeth removed. It is important to remove wisdom teeth at a younger age whenever possible. This allows for a smoother procedure and better healing. At our Dental Clinic in Mill Creek / Ritchie, we provide wisdom teeth extractions at low cost, following the Alberta Dental Fee Guide.
Our team is experienced with wisdom teeth extraction cases. Dr. Shah is trusted by other clinics to handle their advanced wisdom teeth surgeries. We offer complimentary wisdom teeth consultations with Dr. Shah and the Lumos Team so you can visit us and discuss any questions you may have. With proper planning and preparation, wisdom teeth extractions can be a smooth and comfortable process for you.
Wisdom teeth do not always come out from under your gums properly aligned with the rest of your molars. As a matter of fact, this is rare as wisdom teeth are usually impacted, meaning they are not able to come out properly through your gum line due to lack of space, misalignment and because of the proximity of adjacent teeth. This results in problems such as: